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Business System Health Checks

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is fast approaching, bringing with it major changes to the way not for profit organisations manage their business systems and workflows. 97 more words

Business Processes

Federal Budget 2015 and Disabilities

For full budget details and the implications for the disability sector please access the Department of Social Services website,

http://mitchfifield.dss.gov.au/media-releases/2entitynode5-budget-to-support-ndis-roll-out-disability-employment-and-carers

Key facts

  • The Government is providing $17 million to help improve the viability of Australian Disability Enterprises, securing future employment opportunities for people with disability.
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Proposed NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Framework

An extensive public consultation process commenced in February 2015 on what a nationally consistent quality and safeguards framework for the NDIS should look like and will conclude at the end of April. 266 more words

Disability and social service links - 28 April

The COAG Disability Reform Council has released their statement about what Disability Ministers talked about at their latest meeting. Highlights include:

  • Details on the transition to the full NDIS roll out will be available in August,

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Policy

Disability and social services links - 20 April

Last week’s meeting of COAG was about more than GST squabbling, with new NDIS launch sites announced for Queensland and the Northern Territory. (Note all the maybes and mights in those announcements – read the whole thing… 262 more words

Disability Links

Why creating an inclusive society for PWD should matter to everyone

Every now and then, however fleeting, you get the feeling that what you do matters. I had one of those feelings the other day. Former student of mine, Matt Baxter contacted me for advice on an article he wanted to write about disability and inclusion. 1,148 more words

General

The Last Man Standing

By Corey McWhinnie

9th November, 2014

The white van hurtles along the dry bitumen. On either side of the pot holed road are endless paddocks, fields of yellow, purple, green and others the colour and texture of instant coffee. 2,705 more words

Writing